Taiwan: Further information on: death penalty / legal concern / medical concern: Liu Chi-hsun
On 18 June 1996, Taiwan's newly-appointed Minister of Justice is reported to have signed the order for Liu Chi-hsun's execution. He may now be executed at any time. The above, a 29-year-old county council member from Yunlin district in central Taiwan who was sentenced to death on charges of murder, claims that he was convicted on the basis of confessions extracted under torture.
Choose a language to view report
- Guinea: Preventing the excessive use of force and respecting freedom of peaceful assembly in the run-up to the 2015 elections and beyond – A Call to Action
- Viet Nam: All prisoners of conscience must be immediately and unconditionally released
- Amnesty International’s observations on the draft General Comment on Article 4 of the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ Rights (Right to Life)